Washing dirty lab coats on the page and the stage
Presenter: Carl Djerassi
Published: January 2010
Age: 22 and upwards
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Source/institution: Royal Society
The drive to publish first, even the order of the authors and the choice of the journal; the collegiality and the brutal competition; grantsmanship; the still existing glass ceiling for women; Schadenfreude, even Nobel lust – these are the soul and baggage of contemporary science.